Psychologically probing novel concerns the gambling episodes, tangled love affairs and complicated lives of Alexey Ivanovitch, a young gambler; Polina Alexandrovna, the woman he loves; a pair of French adventurers and other characters. Bleak picture of the fatal attractions of gambling with wonderful characterization, faithful depiction of gambling life at fashionable German watering holes.
Reprinted from The Gambler and Other Stories, The Macmillan Company, New York, 1917.
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|Grade level||9 and Up (ages 14 and up)|
|Dimensions||5 x 8|